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|Zambian National Assembly||Assembly|
Description of government structure:
- Chief of State: President Edgar LUNGU
- Head of Government: President Edgar LUNGU
- Assembly: Zambia has a unicameral National Assembly with 158 seats.
Description of electoral system:
- The President is elected by popular vote to serve a 5-year term.
- In the National Assembly, 150 members are elected by plurality vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms and 8 members are appointed by the President to serve 5-year terms.